Lindsey via Crowdrise
January 12, 2011
BENEFITING: Coalition on Temporary Shelter
HOURS PLEDGED: 80
COTS exists to alleviate homelessness by providing an array of services that enable people to achieve self-sufficiency and obtain quality affordable housing. COTS also exists to advocate for long-term solutions to the problems of homelessness.
On an average night in Detroit, more than 9,500 individuals and families are homeless. However, only 1,995 emergency shelter beds exist to serve this population.